To commemorate the World Environment day Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation is welcoming the renowned Artist Bipasha Sen Guptha to showcase her line of paintings “HOW BLUE IS MY OCEAN” on Sunday, June 5, 2011 from 8:30 at National Art Gallery. The art exhibition which will be held for two days in Male’ will be moved to Waldorf Astoria hotels Beach House and Zitahli Resorts & Spa.
The World Environment Day, 5th June is observed each year throughout the world, to focus attention on emerging environmental issues, and to induce public action. The art exhibition “HOW BLUE IS MY OCEAN” depicts the serious impact of global warming and the gradual disappearance of coral reefs. This set of acrylic on canvas will show the importance of their preservation, the delicate environment – and the significance of this to the world.
As an avid environmentalist, the Self taught artist Bipasha Sen Guptha is highly influenced by the effects of Global Warming and the rapid disappearance of the Coral Reefs during her visit to the Maldives & the Andaman Islands, she realized how important it was for humankind to preserve the nature. “Coral reefs are probably the most complex ecosystems on the planet. The damage being caused to reefs and the open ocean is one of the most serious effects of global warming. The jewels under the ocean are fast disappearing and the treasure chest might be very soon empty”, says Bipasha.
Bipasha Art exhibition “HOW BLUE IS MY OCEAN” is schedule to be held in Maldives from 5th June – 14th June.
“HOW BLUE IS MY OCEAN”
Sunday, 5th June, 2011 ‐ 20:00hrs – Opening Function ‐ National Art Gallery
Monday, 6th June, 2011 ‐ 10:00hrs – 16:00hrs/1900hrs‐21:00hrs – National Art Gallery
8th June – 10th June, 2011 ‐ Waldorf Astoria Hotels Beach House
12thJune – 14th June, 2011 ‐ Zitahli Resorts & Spa
For more information please contact:
MOHAMED ADAM, DEPUTY DIRECTOR
Maldives marketing and PR Corporation
Telephone: +960 332 3228
Facsimile: +960 332 3229